Numerous searches were carried out by Gardai in the Sligo town area during the week in relation to the sale and supply of drugs.
Members from the Sligo Leitrim Divisional Drugs Unit assisted by Detective Units seized €70,000 worth of controlled drugs (pending analysis) during the course of one of these searches.
A man in his 30's was arrested and was detained at Ballymote Garda Station.
He was questioned in relation to the sale and supply of illegal drugs.
He was later charged and brought to Carrick on Shannon District Court and was released on bail pending a file to the DPP.